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Erdogan Tells Sweden Not to Expect Nato Bid Support

Sweden applied to join Nato after Russia invaded Ukraine – but needs Turkey, already a member, to approve.

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Earlier this month, the Swedish prime minister said Kurdish protesters in Stockholm who hung an effigy of Turkey’s president from a lamppost were trying to sabotage Sweden’s Nato application.

A Swedish minister branded the stunt as “deplorable”, but Turkey said the condemnation was not enough.

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